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 2020-02-21 08:18 

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Regent's Park mosque stabbing among today's front pages...

A stabbing at a mosque in London, details on the spread of Airbnb rentals and a clampdown on coal fires are among stories making the headlines as the working week draws to a close.The Times leads with suggestions that a review into the Home Office's p...

 2020-02-21 07:34 

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Britons on coronavirus-hit cruise ship Diamond Princess to fly back to UK...

Dozens of Britons who have been trapped on a coronavirus-hit cruise ship in Japan are set to fly home on Friday after the UK government sent a plane to repatriate them.Around 70 people who have been held in quarantine on the Diamond Princess are due to la...

 2020-02-21 07:14 

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UK weather: More rain and wind forecast in northern Britain...

Further rain across many northern and western parts will be heavy at times on high ground. It will be a windy day too, with gales around northwestern coasts. Southern areas will be dry, but often cloudy and breezy. Top temperature 11C....

 2020-02-21 05:18 

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Grace Millane's killer jailed- why can't we name him?...

The killer of British backpacker Grace Millane has been handed a life sentence at Auckland High Court.But while the fate of the 28-year-old is able to be reported, his name cannot be published for legal reasons.Here, the PA news agency answers some questi...

 2020-02-21 03:44 

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Mike Bloomberg grapples with new era...

Mike Bloomberg's name last appeared on a ballot a decade before #MeToo transformed cultural mores surrounding sexual harassment and the treatment of women.As he campaigns for the presidency, it seems the 78-year-old billionaire is struggling to adjust...

 2020-02-21 02:47 

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Harry Gregg funeral to be held in Northern Ireland...

A funeral service for Manchester United star Harry Gregg will be held later.The former Northern Ireland international goalkeeper was hailed as a hero after the Munich air disaster in February 1958, in which 23 people were killed.He died earlier this week ...

 2020-02-21 02:47 

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Prince Charles to test drive new Aston Martin during visit to Wales factory...

The Prince of Wales will test drive Aston Martin's new luxury SUV when he visits the car maker's factory in Wales.Charles will get behind the wheel of the DBX when he tours the factory floor of the Aston Martin Lagonda plant in St Athan near Barry...

 2020-02-21 02:34 

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Multi-million dollar award upheld for NY graffiti artists...

A federal appeals court in New York has upheld a $6.7 million (5.2 million) award for nearly two dozen graffiti artists whose spray paintings at a once-famous site were destroyed to make room for high-rise luxury residences.The 2nd US Circuit Court of App...

 2020-02-21 02:10 

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Grace Millane's mother tells killer of her torment...

The mother of murdered backpacker Grace Millane told her killer she is tormented over "the terror and pain she must have experienced at your hands".A 28-year-old man, who cannot be named for legal reasons, strangled Ms Millane in a hotel in Auckla...

 2020-02-21 00:03 

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Rise in car dependency as motorists swerve public transport...

More than a third of drivers are more dependent on their car than a year ago, a new survey suggests.Poor public transport provision was one of the main reasons given for the increase.Some 35% of 1,753 UK motorists polled for the RAC said they rely on thei...

 2020-02-21 00:02 

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Puffin numbers on Farne Islands stable despite summer deluge, 2019 survey finds...

Puffin numbers on the Farne Islands appear to be stable despite extreme rainfall in the middle of the breeding season last year, the National Trust has said.At last 300 puffin chicks, known as pufflings, died last June when 5in (12cm) of rain fell on the ...

 2020-02-21 00:02 

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From beef bans to beekeeping: Universities share plans to combat climate change...

UK universities are stepping up efforts to be environmentally friendly, with measures ranging from beef and plastic bans to coaxing students into beekeeping on site, a PA news agency investigation has found.Scores of institutions have committed to tacklin...

 2020-02-21 00:02 

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The birds and the bees never far from students' minds, study suggests...

Students across the UK are taking a huge interest in the birds and the bees though their motivation is often conservation rather than carnal, a PA news agency investigation has suggested.Universities have described how projects such as beekeeping, install...

 2020-02-21 00:02 

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UK must embrace more federal form of government, says Andy Burnham...

Andy Burnham has called on the UK to embrace a more federal form of government in a bid to bring the country closer together.The mayor of Greater Manchester has said the UK Government must work with the devolved administrations in handing greater powers t...

 2020-02-21 00:02 

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Heathrow goes carbon neutral and pledges to become 'zero carbon' airport...

Heathrow has announced it is carbon neutral and is aiming to emit no carbon from airport infrastructure by the mid-2030s.The west London hub said it has reduced carbon emissions by 93% since 1990 following more than 100 million of investment in improving ...

 2020-02-21 00:02 

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Starry, starry night? Public asked to join star count to map light pollution...

People are being urged to turn their gaze skywards for an annual star count to help map the best and worst places to view the night sky.The count, run by the Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE), asks members of the public to note how many stars they ...

 2020-02-21 00:02 

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Sir Richard Branson to launch new luxury cruise line in Dover...

Sir Richard Branson will launch his new luxury cruise line in Dover on Friday as he seeks to make a splash in a new market.Virgin Voyages launches with the unveiling of the Scarlet Lady the first of four "Lady ships" in the new fleet.The high-end ...

 2020-02-21 00:02 

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Britons stuck on coronavirus-stricken cruise ship prepare to fly home...

Dozens of Britons who have been trapped on a coronavirus-hit cruise ship in Japan are set to fly home on Friday after the UK government sent a plane to repatriate them.Around 70 people who have been held in quarantine on the Diamond Princess are due to la...

 2020-02-20 23:38 

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33rd Dail sits for the first time, but no taoiseach elected...

The 33rd Dail has sat for the first time some 11 days after the outcome of the general election produced a different political landscape.The 160 TDs gathered at Leinster House where all their names were read into the record by the Clerk of the Dail Eirean...

 2020-02-20 23:20 

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More warnings for strong winds and rain tomorrow have been issued by the Met Office...

Friday:A windy day with gales in places, notably northern England with some gusts of 60-70 mph. Mainly dry and bright in the south, but rain further north, particularly over hills.Outlook for Saturday to Monday:Through the weekend very strong winds, sunny...

 2020-02-20 22:20 

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Murderer of British backpacker Grace Millane sentenced to life in prison...

A man has been sentenced to life imprisonment with a minimum term of 17 years for the murder of British backpacker Grace Millane.The man, who cannot be identified for legal reasons, was found guilty of the 21-year-old's murder late last year. The pair...

 2020-02-20 22:00 

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How one British charity is working to end the deadly legacy of war in Laos...

*Jon Brown is the fundraising and Engagement Director at the Mines Advisory Group (MAG), whose mission is to find and destroy landmines, cluster munitions and unexploded bombs in places affected by conflict. *Here, he talks about the organisation's vi...

 2020-02-20 22:00 

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The most bombed country in the world: How Laos' playgrounds must be cleared of explosives...

The boy pointed with absolute certainty. Fifty feet from where he and his classmates were being taught about the dangers of unexploded ordnance lay a high-explosive fragmentation bomb dropped by the Americans during the Vietnam War.After all these years t...

 2020-02-20 21:53 

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National Trust and Cadbury end Easter egg hunt partnership...

The National Trust and Cadbury are ending their joint Easter egg hunts in a move welcomed by children's health campaigners.The joint venture saw family-friendly trails for Cadbury chocolate through National Trust properties around the country - but 20...

 2020-02-20 20:28 

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Thrush hour: Bird sets up home in Leeds traffic light...

Commuters in Leeds have something to tweet about after a bird set up home in the amber section of a traffic light.The mistle thrush can be seen nesting in the light box, seemingly unbothered by the constantly changing pattern of the lights. During Storm D...

 2020-02-20 20:09 

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Meet the teacher who delivers medicine day and night across Wuhan in the battle against coronavirus...

She is one of tens of thousands of medical staff on the frontline in Wuhan's war against COVID-19, the new coronavirus, but we can't tell you her name, or in which hospital she is working.Like all medical staff at the epicentre of the outbreak she...

 2020-02-20 19:14 

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Donald Trump ally Roger Stone sentenced to more than three years in prison...

Roger Stone, a staunch ally of US President Donald Trump, has been sentenced to 40 months in prison.Stone was convicted in November on all seven counts of a charge that accused him of lying to Congress, tampering with a witness and obstructing the House i...

 2020-02-20 19:00 

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Met Office issues more warnings for strong winds and rain tomorrow...

Tonight:Wintry showers easing leaving clear spells and a touch of frost in places, but further wet and windy weather following across northern areas.Friday:A windy day with gales in places, notably northern England with some gusts of 60-70 mph. Mainly dry...

 2020-02-20 18:27 

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Met Police refers itself to independent watchdog after death of Caroline Flack...

The Metropolitan Police has referred itself to the police watchdog over the contact it had with Caroline Flack before her death, the force has said.The Love Island presenter took her own life at the weekend, ahead of a trial in which she faced charges of ...

 2020-02-20 18:04 

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Prince Harry is 'Livin' on a Prayer' in 'WhatsApp conversation' with Jon Bon Jovi ahead of Invictus Games single...

Prince Harry says he is...

 2020-02-20 16:17 

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Hong Kong theatre group volunteers make homemade masks to combat coronavirus...

A theatre group in Hong Kong has transformed its rehearsal space into a face mask factory to help fight the spread of coronavirus.Volunteers from the group Nonsensemakers are using their backstage skills to sew reusable face masks for those who cannot acc...

 2020-02-20 16:17 

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Continuing unsettled with further spells of wet and windy weather...

Today:Rain, some heavy, moving east along with squally winds, followed by colder conditions with sunny intervals and scattered showers. Showers possibly heavy with hail and falling as snow at times in the north and over hills further south.Tonight:Wintry ...

 2020-02-20 16:08 

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Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after stabbing at Regent's Park mosque...

A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a stabbing at Regent's Park mosque....

 2020-02-20 14:02 

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World Number One Novak Djokovic joins kids for late-night game of tennis in hometown Belgrade...

Novak Djokovic has been praised after video emerged of the tennis World Number One playing a late-night game with some young fans in Belgrade.The 32-year-old, who won his eighth Australian Open last month, is taking time out from competing to be in Serbia...

 2020-02-20 12:37 

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Staff at 74 universities walk out on first of unprecedented 14 days of strike action over pay and pensions...

Staff at 74 universities walked out on Thursday on the first of 14 days of unprecedented industrial action over a long-running dispute over pay, pensions and working conditions.Members of the University and College Union (UCU) said support was...

 2020-02-20 10:57 

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South Korea reports first virus death as 2.5m urged to stay home in city...

South Korea has reported its first death from coronavirus, as officials in one major city urged its 2.5 million residents to avoid going outside as cases spiked.The Korea Centres for Disease Control and Prevention did not immediately provide details of th...

 2020-02-20 08:49 

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Dame Julie Walters reveals bowel cancer diagnosis...

Dame Julie Walters has revealed that she was diagnosed with bowel cancer.The Mamma Mia! and Billy Elliot star's condition was discovered 18 months ago, after doctors found two primary tumours in her large intestine.The 69-year-old told the BBC's V...

 2020-02-20 07:45 

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Papers react to UK floods and post-Brexit 'points' system...

Immigration plans and continued problems caused by flooding are among the stories making the front pages on Thursday.The i and Metro both take a closer look at the fallout following the announcement of Britain's points-based immigration system. The fo...

 2020-02-20 07:30 

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UK weather: Brighter skies but with a scattering of showers...

Heavy rain will spread eastwards through the day, accompanied by strong and gusty winds.Brighter skies will follow from the west, but with a scattering of showers. Some of these will be heavy with hail and thunder, and wintry across the north. Staying bre...

 2020-02-20 07:19 

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A circular firing squad in Las Vegas as Michael Bloomberg comes under ferocious attack...

A lot of money has been lost in Las Vegas over the years. Michael Bloomberg may have set a new record. It may have been the most expensive day of his life.So far in his short campaign, the former Mayor of New York - who was on the debate stage for the fir...

 2020-02-20 07:15 

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Airbnb: The True Cost? - Tonight...

Airbnb - the global online platform advertising rooms for rent, has boomed over the past few years. It's now thought to be worth over 30bn. For many, it is a cost effective and convenient service, and millions of hosts use the platform to turn their p...

 2020-02-20 07:03 

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More than 100 flood warnings as rain continues across Britain...

Parts of the UK which have already been saturated by heavy rainfall and flooding are braced as forecasters warn of further wet weather.The Environment Agency (EA) said there were 106 flood warnings in place for England on Thursday morning, including six s...

 2020-02-20 05:02 

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Blizzard-like conditions cause 200 vehicle pile-up in Canada...

A pile-up involving around 200 vehicles in Canada is being blamed on sudden blizzard-like conditions.Firefighters said two people were still trapped after the mass crash on Wednesday in La Prairie, Quebec.Police added about a dozen people were taken to ho...

 2020-02-20 04:39 

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Suspect in Hanau shootings found dead at home...

The man suspected of two fatal shootings in the city of Hanau has been found dead at his home, police said.Officers in Germany also found another body at the same address in the early hours of Thursday.Police gave no details of the suspected gunman but sa...

 2020-02-20 04:13 

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Drop in new China coronavirus cases as efforts to find infected people continue...

The spread of the coronavirus has continued to slow in China with 394 new cases reported in the latest daily update from health authorities.Deaths attributed to the Covid-19 outbreak increased to 114, with mainland China seeing 2,118 people killed and 74,...

 2020-02-20 03:31 

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Health Secretary putting 'life-changing pill for cystic fibrosis on NHS'...

A "life-changing" drug to treat cystic fibrosis may be on the NHS a year earlier than expected after the intervention of Health Secretary Matt Hancock, it has been reported.Trikafta was scheduled to begin its seven-month NHS appraisal in January 2...

 2020-02-20 02:46 

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Famous guitar to go under the hammer...

The guitar that helped the first British group to break into the US music charts beating The Beatles to the record is to be sold at auction.Mike Hurst, former member of British folk trio The Springfields, is selling his beloved 1960 Gibson Country Western...

 2020-02-20 02:46 

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33rd Dail set to convene on Thursday...

The 33rd Dail will convene later today some 11 days after the new political landscape became clear.There are a number of procedures on the agenda which will begin at noon with the Clerk of Dail Eireann Peter Finnegan reading out the Proclamation.The 160 T...

 2020-02-20 01:01 

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Repatriation flight for Britons on cruise ship to leave Japan on Friday...

An evacuation flight for Britons stuck on a cruise ship docked off the coast of Japan over coronavirus fears will leave Tokyo on Friday, Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said.Mr Raab said information has been provided to those registered for the flight, but...

 2020-02-20 01:01 

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Cracks 'make historical paintings less vulnerable to environmental variations'...

Cracks in historical paintings make them less vulnerable to changes in the environment, a new study has found.Wood panel artworks with developed craquelure patterns networks of fine cracks in the paint- are significantly less vulnerable to environmental v...

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